Tag Archives: Hebei

• Update: China Detains 6 People for Contaminated Wine

Update: China Detains 6 People for Contaminated Wine

China detained six people in the northern province of Hebei for allegedly producing contaminated wines with chemicals, the country‚Äôs quality watchdog said in a statement today. The city government in Qinghuangdao, Hebei has frozen 2.8 million yuan ($423,000) in 16 bank accounts of companies that are allegedly producing sub-standard wines, according to a statement on […]

• Chinese Wineries Shut After Adulterated Wines Exposed

Chinese Wineries Shut After Adulterated Wines Exposed

China’s Hebei Province shut down nearly 30 wineries on Friday morning after wines made in the wineries were exposed on national television as adulterated, reports Xinhua news agency. The local government acted after China Central Television Station (CCTV) showed wines made in the province’s Changli County as containing impurities on a show Thursday evening. Hebei […]